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How much does a Engineer I make?

Updated Jun 14, 2021

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$74,028 /yr
Average Base Pay

3,263 salaries

$59K

Low

$74K

Average

$93K

High

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The national average salary for a Engineer I is $74,028 in United States. Filter by location to see Engineer I salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 3,263 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Engineer I employees.

Seniority Levels

L1
Engineer I$74,028 /yr
L2
Engineer$85,378 /yr
L3
Senior Engineer$114,494 /yr
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General Dynamics Electric Boat
3.3

General Dynamics Electric Boat

Engineer I

$73,338

 /yr
Range: $66K - $81K
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$66K

$81K

$66,089 - $80,701 Range

Kiewit Corporation
3.7

Kiewit Corporation

Engineer I

$70,032

 /yr
Range: $58K - $103K

$58K

$103K

$57,663 - $102,931 Range

EchoStar
3.9

EchoStar

Engineer I

$78,262

 /yr
Range: $64K - $83K

$64K

$83K

$63,728 - $83,439 Range

Samsung Austin Semiconductor
3.1

Samsung Austin Semiconductor

Engineer I

$78,338

 /yr
Range: $72K - $87K

$72K

$87K

$72,452 - $86,889 Range

Parsons Corporation
3.9

Parsons Corporation

Engineer I

$81,416

 /yr
Range: $65K - $96K

$65K

$96K

$65,435 - $95,702 Range

HNTB
3.9

HNTB

Engineer I

$72,929

 /yr
Range: $60K - $88K

$60K

$88K

$59,960 - $88,135 Range

WSP
3.5

WSP

Engineer I

$73,766

 /yr
Range: $66K - $87K

$66K

$87K

$66,315 - $86,638 Range

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Genentech
4.3

Genentech

Engineer I

$94,552

 /yr
Range: $85K - $105K

$85K

$105K

$85,213 - $104,659 Range

Parsons Brinckerhoff
3.1

Parsons Brinckerhoff

Engineer I

$71,478

 /yr
Range: $67K - $91K

$67K

$91K

$66,761 - $91,072 Range

General Motors (GM)
4

General Motors (GM)

Engineer I

$98,489

 /yr
Range: $75K - $107K

$75K

$107K

$74,831 - $106,996 Range

Duke Energy
4

Duke Energy

Engineer I

$73,412

 /yr
Range: $66K - $93K

$66K

$93K

$65,670 - $92,632 Range

Cameron
3.6

Cameron

Engineer I

$75,331

 /yr
Range: $69K - $87K

$69K

$87K

$68,783 - $86,877 Range

Northrop Grumman
4

Northrop Grumman

Engineer I

$72,646

 /yr
Range: $59K - $84K

$59K

$84K

$58,954 - $83,549 Range

Baxter
3.8

Baxter

Engineer I

$65,861

 /yr
Range: $59K - $84K

$59K

$84K

$59,133 - $83,643 Range

Belcan
3.3

Belcan

Engineer I

$68,808

 /yr
Range: $60K - $86K

$60K

$86K

$59,768 - $86,080 Range

Williams
3.8

Williams

Engineer I

$91,223

 /yr
Range: $80K - $101K

$80K

$101K

$80,296 - $101,427 Range

Honeywell
3.7

Honeywell

Engineer I

$71,286

 /yr
Range: $49K - $86K

$49K

$86K

$48,507 - $86,490 Range

Lumen
3.3

Lumen

Engineer I

$70,304

 /yr
Range: $50K - $79K

$50K

$79K

$49,571 - $79,344 Range

Bell
4

Bell

Engineer I

$71,050

 /yr
Range: $66K - $84K

$66K

$84K

$66,234 - $84,414 Range

Terumo
3.6

Terumo

Engineer I

$62,132

 /yr
Range: $58K - $73K

$58K

$73K

$57,552 - $73,147 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Engineer I salaries

The average salary for a Engineer I is $74,028 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 3263 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Engineer I employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Engineer I in United States is $93,288 per year.

The lowest salary for a Engineer I in United States is $58,744 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent engineer i salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$72,020
per year
An Engineer I in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $72,020 per year
Job Highlights
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$77,287
per year
An ENGINEER-1 in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $77,287 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Indianapolis, IN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$28
hourly
An Engineer I- Electrical Power Distribution in the Stevens Point, WI Area area reported making $28 per hour
Additional Pay
$1k profit sharing
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Stevens Point, WI Area area
Freelance
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$65,000
per year
An Engineer I in the Longview, TX Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
Longview, TX Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$75,000
per year
A Lighting Design Proposal Engineer I in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$68,000
per year
An ENGINEER-1 in the Norfolk, VA Area area reported making $68,000 per year
Job Highlights
Norfolk, VA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$68,000
per year
An Engineer I in the Salt Lake City, UT Area area reported making $68,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Salt Lake City, UT Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$72,065
per year
An ENGINEER-1 in the New Orleans, LA Area area reported making $72,065 per year
Job Highlights
New Orleans, LA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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